Category Archives: Trade Wars

Only The Finest People, Part Infinity

When I ask rhetorically, “where does Prznint McGrifter find these people,” I have to remind myself that it was his Fratsputin, Jared Kushner who found White House Trade Advisor Peter Navarro while perusing conspiracy theory and other crank authors on … Continue reading

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The Adventures of Tariffman Continues!

Hey guys, I missed this tweet on Saturday: The deal I just made with China is, by far, the greatest and biggest deal ever made for our Great Patriot Farmers in the history of our Country. In fact, there is … Continue reading

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The Adventures of Tariffman Cont.

This Politico article is gonna leave a mark: “Derek Scissors, a China expert at the American Enterprise Institute who sometimes advises the White House, said U.S. businesses aren’t gaining many concessions from Beijing. “‘What the U.S. is getting is purchases … Continue reading

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Quid Meets Quo, Goes Pro

The Adventures of Tariffman! You guys, China really didn’t get the joke that the Republicans claimed Prznint Stupid was making to China! The Daily Beast tells us… Michael Pillsbury, an outside adviser to President Donald Trump on China trade policy, … Continue reading

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Report: China Has No Sense Of Humor!

Hey guys, you know how the Republicans were all running to Pol POTUS’s defense after he asked China to dig up dirt on Joe Biden? You know, when they said that clearly he was just kidding? You know, variations on … Continue reading

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The Adventures of Tariffman Continues!

Hey guys, did you know that yesterday the first big wave of U.S. tariffs on Chinese-made consumer goods took effect? The LATimes tells us that the list includes (Fair Warning Mobile Readers – it’s a PDF): boots slippers leather shoes … Continue reading

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I’m shocked.

CNN fills us in about those phone calls that China allegedly made to Tariffman, begging him to return to the negotiating table: “Though Trump and Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin insisted there had been “communication,” aides privately conceded the phone calls … Continue reading

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The Adventures of Tariffman Continues! (Part Infinity)

As you may recall, before departing for the G7 Summit, Tariffman retaliated against China by upping the ante on existing tariffs on Chinese imports, and called Chinese premier Xi Jinping his enemy. And there was that other nutty stuff about … Continue reading

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E-I-E-I-OUCH!

Prznint McDeals came back from the G7 Summit empty-handed. The Guardian dryly tells us: “Trump said Japan had agreed to buy excess US corn that is burdening farmers as a result of the tariff dispute between Washington and Beijing. [Japan’s … Continue reading

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4th Reich Walks Back Tariffman’s Comments

Let’s begin with the comment: Reporter at G7: “Mr. President, any second thoughts on escalating the trade war with China?” Trump: “Yeah, sure. Why not?” pic.twitter.com/FYhF7FHr4p — Jim Acosta (@Acosta) August 25, 2019 …and you can see why they all … Continue reading

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